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Bret Michaels Sues The Tony Awards For His Head Injury

Blame Game

In June of 2009, Bret Michaels and Poison performed at the 63rd Annual Tony Awards and during that performance, he inadvertently walked into a moving part of the set and banged up his face pretty bad. At the time, Michaels complained publicly that the folks at the Tony Awards didn’t show him much sympathy for his injury going so far as to issue a public statement on the incident. Over a year later, in August of 2010, Michaels suffered a brain hemorrhage that almost killed him … and now he is suing the Tony Awards, blaming his on stage accident on his health problems. More »

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Actress T.V. Carpio Has Been Injured On The Set Of ‘Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark’

Carpio Is The 5th Actor To Be Physically Injured By the Troubled Show

Two weeks ago we learned that Broadway director Julie Taymor had been fired from the troubled production Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark and today we learn MORE bad news for the trainwreck of a show. T.V. Carpio, the lead villain in the show, was injured on set last week and has been forced out of the show due to her injuries. As you may know, Carpio replaced actress Natalie Mendoza after she was injured by the show last year. T.V. Carpio is now the 5th Spider-Man actor to be physically injured on the set of this $70 million dollar debacle. More »

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A New Report Claims Wyclef Jean Was NOT Shot In The Hand

"Wyclef was cut by glass"

Yesterday it was reported that Wyclef Jean was shot in the hand in Haiti on the eve of yesterday’s presidential election (which was confirmed by Wyclef‘s brother) but today we are hearing that Wyclef wasn’t shot at all. According to a police chief in Haiti, Wyclef‘s hand injury was due to a piece of broken glass … not a gunshot. Could it be that Wyclef‘s camp decided to circulate the shooting claim as a way of gaining sympathy for the presidential candidate he is supporting in the election? More »

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Wyclef Jean Shot In The Hand While In Haiti

The Singer / Former Politician Wounded on the Eve of the Haitian Presidential Election

Scary news coming out of Haiti today … it has been confirmed that singer-turned-failed politician Wyclef Jean was shot in the hand in the city of Dumas outside Port-Au-Prince yesterday just one day before the Haitian people will go to the polls to elect their new president. As you may recall, Wycelf attempted a run for the presidency last year but was ruled ineligible for the office and had to drop out of the race. Since ending his campaign, Jean threw his support behind presidential candidate Michel MartellyJean was shot while in Haiti campaigning for Martelly. More »

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David Arquette Involved In A Car Crash, Tweets ‘I’m Fine’

Arquette Suffered Minor Injuries From A Head-On Collision

David Arquette, the crazy man in Hollywood a few weeks ago before Charlie Sheen came in to steal the title, was involved in a head-on car crash in SoCal yesterday which resulted in only minor injuries. The cause of the crash is not yet known but it is being reported that Arquette‘s car veered into oncoming traffic and that is when he slammed head-first into another car. The driver of that vehicle suffered minor injuries as well. According to tweets posted just after the accident on his official Twitter profile, Arquette was not wearing his seat belt … but, thankfully, he was well enough to post messages to Twitter. More »

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Cruz Beckham Goes Skateboarding, Wipes Out, Cries

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When last we saw photos of little Cruz David Beckham and his brothers Brooklyn Joseph and Romeo James skateboarding in SoCal, it was November they were with their father David Beckham at a local skate park. Becks spent the next 3 months out of the country but returned last weekend to be with his family (and LA Galaxy soccer team) again. Shortly thereafter, the Beckham boys returned to the skate park to do a bit of skateboarding and, for the most part, they had a great time … that is, until little Cruz wiped out and got hurt. More »

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Watch: Anderson Cooper & His CNN Crew ATTACKED In Egypt!

Yesterday we learned that Anderson Cooper and his CNN crew were physically assaulted by protesters in Egypt earlier in the day and right now we get to see the actual footage from their cameras that was filmed as they were under attack. Thankfully no one was seriously injured but as you can see in this video footage, the situation was tense and very dangerous. Anderson and his crew were very lucky to escape unscathed. More »

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Anderson Cooper Attacked In Egypt

"The crowd kept growing, kept throwing punches, kicks"

Anderson Cooper and his CNN news crew were set upon by Egyptian protesters and report that they were physically attacked in the streets of Cairo. According to Anderson himself, the attack came out of nowhere and forced him and his crew to retreat from the area or risk further physical violence. More »

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Michael Lohan Successfully Survives Heart Surgery

yay.

Yesterday we learned the marginally disconcerting news that Michael Lohan, the media-hungry fame-mongering father of trainwrecky Lindsay Lohan, was hospitalized here in SoCal after complaining of chest pains during a medical procedure. Today we learn the happy news that Lohan made it thru heart surgery and successfully had his arteries unblocked. More »

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What The HELL Happened To Cyndi Lauper’s Face?!

"I’m just suffering from a rash."

Whoa! Singer Cyndi Lauper is lookin’ very scary in this new photo taken of her here in LA yesterday, sparking concerns that something may be seriously wrong with her skin. As you can see, it appears that Cyndi is missing the top layer of skin all over her face! Apparently, the photo looks worse than she actually is because Cyndi has revealed that she is only suffering from “a rash” and that she will “be okay”. More »

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